Archive for the 'Artists/Composers' Category

Georgia O’Keeffe Museum Research Center Scholarship

Deadline: December 2, 2013 Length: 3-12 months Comments: Provides “research opportunities in American Modernism”; must be ABD or hold PhD URL:

School for Advanced Research Native Artists Fellowships

Deadline: January 15 Length: 3 months Comments: “to advance the work of mature and emerging Native artists”; applicants must be “from people indigenous to North America and its current outlying territories” URL:

American-Scandinavian Foundation Awards for Study in Scandinavia (1 grant, 1 fellowship)

Deadline: November 1 Length: 1-3 months (grant) or 1 year (fellowship) Comments: For dissertation research by scholars and artists that must be undertaken in one or more Scandinavian countries; for fellowships, “priority is given to candidates at the graduate level for dissertation-related study or research”; grants “are considered especially suitable for post-graduate scholars, professionals, and […]

Fulbright Program for US Students (IIE) – Full Grant

Deadline: Contact the Office of Graduate Affairs (see below) at once; September 28 internal deadline; national deadline October 15, 2013 Length: 8-12 months Comments: Must be a US citizen; apply through the on-campus IIE Fulbright Program Adviser (FPA), Brooke Noonan in the Office of Graduate Affairs ( URL:;

American Institute of Indian Studies Research Fellowships (Various)

Deadline: July 1, 2013 for 2014-15 Length: Varies Comments: For doctoral candidates, PhDs, and creative artists to study and conduct research in India URL:

Fondation États-Unis Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

Deadline: Received by January 31 Length: 1 academic year (9 months) Comments: For graduate students in “the visual fine arts (painting, graphic design, print-making, sculpture, photography) and music (composition, instrumental or vocal performance)”; “not intended for research in art history, or musicology”; to support work on a project to be undertaken in France; must be U.S. citizen; […]

Valparaiso University Lilly Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: November 15, 2013 for 2014-2016 fellowships Length: 2 years Comments: For “persons interested in the relationship between Christianity and the academic vocation and in considering a career at a church-related college or university”; “[f]ellows will be recruited from the following disciplines: art and art history; creative writing; history; interdisciplinary studies; languages and literatures; music and music […]

Williams College Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation Fellowship

Deadline: November 15 Length: 2 years Comments: For those “from underrepresented groups, including ethnic minorities, those who are first-generation college graduates, women in predominantly male fields, or disabled scholars”; must be a recipient of an MFA in 2012 or 2013 or an ABD doctoral student by the end of the current academic year; “must be U.S. […]

Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship

Deadline: December 3 Length: 1 year Comments: Open to graduates of excellent educational programs who work in any music field, the history of art and architecture, visual and design arts, theater and theater scholarship URL: (Information for 2010-11 competition)

American Academy in Rome Prize — Predoctoral

Deadline: November 1, 2012 (November 15 with additional fee); the application for the 2014 Rome Prize will be available in early-September 2013 Length: 6 or 11 months Comments: Must be US citizen; for work in Visual Arts, Musical Composition, Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, Modern Italian Studies URL: